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April 18, 2019

Jennifer King

Learn how the Beat the Intro game skill is helping media and entertainment marketing company Musicplode reach more customers, build brand awareness, and generate revenue with in-skill purchasing (ISP).

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April 13, 2019

Jennifer King

We’re excited the 23rd Annual Webby Awards now includes a suite of ten new categories, just for voice. Meet the Alexa skills nominated and vote.

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April 01, 2019

Jennifer King

After hypnotherapy helped Mauri Niininen get some much-needed rest over 20 years ago, he had a business idea about delivering audio therapy benefits to a broader audience. Today, the Hypno Therapist skill for Alexa provides therapy to tens of thousands of customers.

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March 28, 2019

Rafael Miranda

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Interaktive Geschichten lassen den Zuhörer Einfluss auf die Handlung nehmen. Die so genannten Spielbücher gibt es schon seit den 60er Jahren, haben Ende der 80er Jahre aber an Popularität verloren. Mit Alexa kommen interaktive Geschichten nun wieder zurück.

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March 19, 2019

Jennifer King

After working in the games industry for years, Jeferson Valadares and Chris Barnes were quick to recognize voice technology as the next major shift—and opportunity—in the world of gaming.

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March 06, 2019

Jennifer King

Learn how Nidhi Agarwal uses in-skill purchasing (ISP) in her voice game skill Would You Rather for Family to enrich her skill experience by selling premium content to customers. With ISP, she can deliver richer gaming experiences and build a business around her voice games.

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February 07, 2019

Brian Crum

Only one year after introducing the first generation Wyze Cam, Wyze Labs has introduced new cameras, new features, added Alexa connectivity, and achieved Works with Alexa (WWA) certification – helping them to achieve their goal of selling 1 million devices in its first year.

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December 11, 2018

Kristin Fritsche

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Die Idee für den ersten Skill kam unserem neuen Alexa Champion Ralf Eggert gleich ein paar Stunden, nachdem sein erstes Echo-Gerät zuhause in der Wohnung stand.

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November 29, 2018

Jennifer King

Using the Alexa Presentation Language, Steven Arkonovich has created a more engaging voice-first experience and optimized his skill for tens of millions Alexa-enabled devices with screens. Get inspired by his story and learn more about the Alexa Presentation Language.

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November 27, 2018

Jennifer King

After adding in-skill purchasing to his popular sleep sounds skills, Nick Schwab says the customer response has been overwhelmingly positive—up to 30% of customers who are offered his free trial subscription sign up, and more than 90% of free trials convert to paid subscriptions.

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November 23, 2018

Jennifer King

With zero coding experience, John Gillilan never expected to find life-changing success building Alexa skills. Learn more about this avid Alexa user became an Alexa Champion and learned to build award-winning Alexa skills.

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November 20, 2018

Kristin Fritsche

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Eigentlich hat sich Alexander Martin seinen ersten Amazon Echo nur zum Spaß gekauft. Doch es dauerte nicht lange und der Entwickler hatte schnell seinen ersten eigenen Skill umgesetzt

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November 13, 2018

Jennifer King

With over 60,000 active monthly users, Big Sky has earned Steven Arkonovich both income and publicity. But when in-skill purchasing became available, he saw the opportunity to build a sustainable revenue stream by selling  premium, personalized content to customers.

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November 01, 2018

Marysia Chance

When Amazon introduced Echo in the UK, Drew Cosgrove knew he’d found just the opportunity he needed to sharpen his skills development — and build a rewarding new career as a voice developer.

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November 01, 2018

Kristin Fritsche

ASM2037-DE-Developer-BlogPost.jpgGerade erst wurde Tim Kahle, Mitgründer der Voice-Agentur 169 Labs, zum Alexa Champion ernannt. Dass seine Karriere und Leidenschaft im Bereich der Sprachsteuerung liegen wird, ahnte er im April 2017, als er an seinem ersten Voice-Hackathon teilnahm, noch nicht.

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